About us

Meet our Experts

Carrie Hampton

Carrie Hampton is the Safari Tart! She has personally visited over 200 safari lodges in southern and east Africa during her travel writing career writing books, articles and websites. Safari Tart is a compilation of her experiences, expert opinion and safari knowledge.


Partner in Safari Tart, Pippa Tuckwell is the technical whiz and social media expert behind the brand. Full of creativity and ambition, Pippa knows and often proves she can do anything she puts her mind to. Add yourself to her huge Twitter following @pippatuckwell.

Fiona McIntosh

Renowned and prolific Travel Writer, Author and Editor, Fiona is also an extreme adventurer who knows no boundaries. She’s our expert on high adventure, out-of-the-way places, hiking, climbing, mountain biking, diving and anything that pushes you out of your comfort zone.


Photos and Africa is run by husband and wife team David Rogers & Jenni Saunders. They are our esteemed experts in photography, photographic safaris and African travel. They have exceptional safari knowledge, with particular expertise in family travel and private safari villas. Website.


Roxanne Reid is an award-winning journalist and editor who says her real life began 16 years ago when she became a roaming freelancer going on safari around Africa in a 4x4 with her husband. Find her on African travel blog and Twitter.

Sharon Gilbert-Rivett

Award-winning travel writer, editor, documentary maker and Fair Trade in Tourism advocate, Sharon is a multi-talented Safari Tart Expert. Responsible tourism and environmental conservation are close to her heart and she’s known for her in-depth research and intelligent writing.

Roger & Pat de la Harpe

Roger & Pat de la Harpe are a photography & videography team, who make frequent excursion into Africa in pursuit of great stories and imagery for international publications. With 27 books to their name, including the beautiful African Icons., they are true African safari experts. Website.